The Granby Police Department with the assistance of Safe Kids Worldwide will be providing free car seat safety inspections and installations on Saturday, September 14th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Public Safety Complex on Rt.202, (259A East State St.) Trained technicians will check to make sure car seats are installed properly, are the appropriate size for the child, as well as check for any recalled seats.  There are also FREE car seats available for those that are in financial need.

The Granby Police Department was recently awarded a Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Equipment Grant that has been used to purchase child safety seats for free distribution to local parents and caregivers in need.  The Granby Police Department is one of over 150 free child safety seat inspection sites in Massachusetts, with certified technicians available to ensure children’s seats are installed correctly.

If you are unable to make it to the inspection station on September 14th, you can call the Granby Police Department at 413-467-9223 and make an appointment with Officer Kurt Carpenter or Officer Earl Brown for another day.